"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.